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Thu, 2017-01-26 12:21 PM

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(UPDATE 12:55 PM, Mexico's President has announced, via Twitter, the cancellation of next week's meeting, but adds Mexico is still willing to work with the U.S. on issues where agreements can favor...
Thu, 2017-01-26 12:00 PM
MCKINNEY, TX Jan. 25, 2017 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Leonardo have decided not to jointly pursue the U.S. Air Force Advanced Pilot Training program, known as T-X. The companies released the...
Wed, 2017-01-25 08:24 AM

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By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsPresident Donald Trump took to social media Tuesday night to criticize Chicago officials for being unable to contain the shooting violence that...
Tue, 2017-01-24 08:20 AM

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ARLINGTON, VA Jan. 23, 2017 BAE Systems, Inc. today announced that Terry Crimmins has been appointed president of the Electronic Systems sector, based in Nashua, New Hampshire. In the role, Crimmins...
Tue, 2017-01-24 08:13 AM

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WOBURN, MA Jan. 23, 2017 Scientific Systems Company, Inc., an industry leader and pioneer in advanced intelligent and autonomous systems, announced today that Dr. Owen Brown has joined the company as...
Mon, 2017-01-23 08:30 AM

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HARRISBURG, PA Jan.20, 2017 The federal government's designation of the City of Pittsburgh and the Thomas D. Larson Transportation Institute at Penn State University as highly automated vehicle...
Fri, 2017-01-20 02:37 PM
By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsDonald John Trump, a New York real estate developer and businessman, took the oath of office Friday afternoon and officially became the 45th...
Thu, 2017-01-19 07:55 AM
HERNDON, VA Jan. 17, 2016 According to Deltek's new GovWin IQ report – Defense IT: Priorities and Strategies, 2017 and Beyond – rapidly shifting cyber threats are driving the Department of Defense's...
Thu, 2017-01-19 07:51 AM
ALEXANDRIA, VA Jan. 17, 2017 – (ISC)²® has appointed Leo F. Scanlon, CISSP, as co-chair of the (ISC)² U.S. Government Advisory Council (USGAC). Mr. Scanlon is the Deputy CISO, U.S. Department of...
Wed, 2017-01-18 09:31 AM

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By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsPresident Obama saved one of his most controversial decisions for one of his last, commuting the sentence Tuesday of a soldier convicted of...
Wed, 2017-01-18 08:22 AM

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FAIRFAX, VA Jan. 17, 2017 CGI (NYSE: GIB) (TSX: GIB.A) today announced it has been awarded a task order by the General Services Administration's Federal Acquisition Service (GSA FAS) on behalf of the...
Wed, 2017-01-18 02:02 AM

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By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsA union representing more than 55,000 railroad engineers and trainmen earned a major victory in the courtroom last week after the United States...

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced drunk driving fatalities decreased from 10,322 in 2012 to 10,076 in 2013. NHTSA also announced that overall traffic fatalities decreased from 33,561 in 2012 to 32,719 in 2013, with 31 percent of all fatalities resulting from a drunk driving crash measured from .08 BAC and above.Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), a nonprofit working to protect families from drunk driving and underage drinking, learned that drunk driving fatalities continued to top 10,000.
The law firm representing ten families -- nine of whom lost family members in the Sandy Hook shooting, along with a teacher who was shot multiple times but survived -- has said they have initiated a lawsuit against the manufacturer, distributor, and seller of the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle used in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. The lawsuit alleges negligence and wrongful death.
The central east coast of Florida is home to one of the largest nesting grounds of loggerhead turtles in the Western hemisphere. Over the period of 31 years, the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge has had an estimated 358,243 turtle nests laid on its beach. This refuge spans some 21 km, of which, 34.5% is publicly owned, 49.8% is residential, 12.6% is commercial, and the remaining 3.1% are small gaps used for public beach access.
Using data from 4,000 U.S. armed services personnel, a forensic anatomist has found that people are more easily and accurately identified by their body measurements than their facial features -- even through clothing.Teghan Lucas, University of Adelaide PhD student, says that “body recognition,” using just eight measurements, can reduce the chance of finding someone with duplicate measurements to one in a quintillion.
With more than 10 million purported attempts to break into Pentagon systems and servers each day, it was not surprising when the White House confirmed that individuals thought to be working for the Russian government attempted to hack its servers.
 

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